Mumbai

[email protected] January 8, 2021

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered a setback, with two prominent Nashik officials joining the Shiv Sena on Friday. The Shiv Sena, as a defection, has started planning Nashik civic elections by 2022. Shiv Sena leader and in charge of the party’s North Maharashtra operations, Sanjay Raut called his induction “homecoming”. Raut said that more […]

[email protected] January 8, 2021

The state government has demanded the intervention of the Center to transfer the ongoing legal battle related to reservation quota for Marathas to a larger bench of nine or 11 judges. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray is expected to write a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting central intervention. Public Works Minister Ashok Chavan said […]

[email protected] January 8, 2021

The Vaccine Dry Run held in Navi Mumbai on Friday helped the administration to understand that many minor mistakes could cause inconvenience and time consumption during the vaccination campaign. Friday’s rehearsal also saw an error in entering PAN card details, with other identities being used when there are minor glitches in communicating the time and […]

[email protected] January 8, 2021

After Mumbai experienced heavy waterlogging during the monsoon last year, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has identified 139 flood-hit locations in South Mumbai. According to the BMC, on August 5, 2020, South Mumbai received more rainfall than the July 26, 2005 deluge, with a maximum speed of 101 kmph, a “storm-like” situation and “unprecedented”. South […]